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SBA offers low interest loans for those affected by Tropical Storm Iselle

Low-interest federal disaster loans are available to Hawaii residents and business owners affected by Tropical Storm Iselle that occurred August 7 – 9, 2014, U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet announced today. SBA acted under its own authority to declare a disaster following the October 16 denial of the state’s appeal for […]

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Emergency airbag recall updated to 7.8M vehicles

The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has increased the number of vehicles and modified the vehicle list in its urgent notice to consumers of certain models of BMW, Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Subaru and Toyota. The agency says it is urging consumers to immediately address recall notices to replace […]

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Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 0.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.10/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 6.1 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.12/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Average gas prices in Hawaii fall 0.6 cents per gallon the past week

Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 0.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.10/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 6.1 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.12/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

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State awarded $1.09M for unemployment insurance program

MEDIA RELEASE The U.S. Department of Labor has awarded $1,098,390 to the Hawaii Department of Labor and Industrial Relations (DLIR) to improve the state’s business processes through the application of technology to the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Program. The federal grants support business process improvements that will benefit both employers and workers. Of the total, $484,390 […]

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Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 3.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.14/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 6.0 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.21/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Average gas prices in Hawaii fall 3.4 cents per gallon the past week

Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 3.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.14/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 6.0 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.21/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

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Louis Garneau P-09 aerodynamic bicycle helmet in black, red and white.

Louis Garneau recalls aerodynamic bicycle helmets due to injury hazard

In cold temperatures, the helmet can fail to protect the wearer from impact injuries. About 1,180 helmets are recalled.

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Hawaii.gov wins 2014 ‘Best of the Web’ national award

MEDIA RELEASE The State of Hawaii’s web portal (Hawaii.gov) has been named this year’s “Best of the Web” state portal by the Center for Digital Government (CDG) 2014 Best of the Web (BOW) and Digital Government Achievement Awards, which recognize the best of all government websites across the country. The awards program is the original […]

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Hawaii part of $105M AT&T ‘cramming’ settlement

MEDIA RELEASE The state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) has announced that its Office of Consumer Protection (OCP), along with 49 other states and the District of Columbia, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), and the Federal Communications Commission, reached a $105 million settlement with AT&T Mobility LLC. This action resolves allegations that the […]

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Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 3.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.18/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.5 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.30/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Average gas prices in Hawaii fall 3 cents per gallon the past week

Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 3.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.18/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.5 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.30/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

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HELCO has place heat insulating materials around several wooden power poles that may be in the path of the Kilauea June 27th Lava Flow. Photo courtesy of HELCO.

HELCO insulates poles against the lava flow heat

Last week, crews started work on Government Beach Road. In addition, pole protection prototypes were built in the Puna area.

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Agreement to acquire the Hawaii Tribune-Herald, West Hawaii Today expected to completed Dec. 1

Two daily newspapers sold to Oahu Publications

Agreement to acquire the Hawaii Tribune-Herald, West Hawaii Today expected to completed Dec. 1

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Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 2.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.21/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has increased 1.2 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.34/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Average gas prices in Hawaii fall 2.7 cents per gallon the past week

Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 2.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.21/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has increased 1.2 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.34/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

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